Tuesday, March 19, 2019
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Maritime News

BW Group Acquires Majority Stake in Epic Gas

Shipping company BW Group announced today it has acquired a majority stake in LPG shipowner Epic Gas and has launched an unconditional offer to acquire the remaining shares of the...

March 19, 2019
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Monday, September 24, 2018
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Maritime News

Mortensen Resigns as CEO of BW Group

Singapore-headquartered BW Group announced Monday that CEO Carsten Mortensen has resigned after three years on the job. The company said Mortensen was resigning for personal reasons. The resignation is effectively...

September 24, 2018
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Monday, July 9, 2018
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News

BW Group Ups Stake in Hafnia Tankers to 43.5%

BW Group has entered into a definitive agreement to buy an additional 36.3% stake in Hafnia Tankers, bringing its total stake in the product tanker company to 43.5%. BW Tankers...

July 9, 2018
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Monday, June 19, 2017
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Maritime News

Marshall Islands Court Dismisses Frontline’s Attempt to Stop DHT-BW Group Deal

OSLO, June 19 (Reuters) – The High Court of the Marshall Islands has dismissed with prejudice a lawsuit brought by tanker firm Frontline to stop rival DHT selling a major...

June 19, 2017
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Monday, May 8, 2017
Maritime News

DHT Rejects Another Bid by Rival Frontline

OSLO, May 7 (Reuters) – Tanker firm DHT Holdings rejected on Sunday a fifth takeover proposal from shipping tycoon John Fredriksen’s Frontline, calling the $500 million all-share bid “woefully inadequate”....

May 8, 2017
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Thursday, April 27, 2017
Maritime News

Frontline Takes Legal Battle Over DHT to Marshall Islands

OSLO, April 27 (Reuters) – John Fredriksen’s Frontline is switching its legal battle for control of tanker operator DHT Holdings from New York to the tiny Marshall Islands after making...

April 27, 2017
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Thursday, April 20, 2017
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Maritime News

U.S. Court Rejects Frontline’s Last-minute Bid to Stop BW-DHT Deal

OSLO, April 20 (Reuters) – A U.S. court has rejected a last-minute effort by billionaire investor John Fredriksen’s Frontline to prevent BW Group from acquiring a major stake in rival...

April 20, 2017
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Thursday, March 23, 2017
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News

BW Group Grabs Control of Tanker Firm DHT from Fredriksen’s Frontline

By Ole Petter Skonnord OSLO, March 23 (Reuters) – Privately-owned shipping firm BW Group became the top shareholder in tanker firm DHT Holdings on Thursday, in a surprise move that...

March 23, 2017
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Tuesday, June 17, 2014
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Maritime News

NORDEN Chief Quits, Joins BW Group as CEO

After nearly a decade as the head of dry bulk shipping and product tanker firm NORDEN A/S, Carsten Mortensen submitted his resignation papers today and announced he will be relieving Andreas...

June 17, 2014
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Friday, May 23, 2014
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News

BW Group and Pavilion Energy Form LNG Shipping Joint Venture

SINGAPORE, May 23 (Reuters) – Commodities shipper BW Group and Singapore’s Pavilion Energy have agreed to form a joint venture to manage, acquire and charter liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipping...

May 23, 2014
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Wednesday, November 20, 2013
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BW LPG to be Listed on the Oslo Bors

BW LPG Limited, the world’s largest owner and operator of very large gas carriers (VLGCs) will be listed on the Oslo Bors on Thursday, 21 November with the ticker BWLPG.  The...

November 20, 2013
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Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Maritime News

Maersk Tankers Exits Gas Carrier Market, Sells Fleet to BW Group

(Bloomberg) — BW Group Ltd., the biggest owner of the largest liquefied petroleum gas carriers, will expand its fleet with ships valued at as much as $605 million as record...

May 29, 2013
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